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With a little bit of detenmnation, a little bit of time
and a little receipt book jfu can earn one pf 11 magni
ficent prizes which will be -Warded on May 9th. 11
Ladies will win.' flne-prizon May 9th. You might
iust as well be one of theriS Yoi will find it the easi
est thing you ever did in JJur life for such a great re
ward. Take a second thoht and climb aboard the
voting wagon and be a 4nner in a few short days.
It is Now Win oi Sise, Succeed or Fail.
Be a Winner. It isffor YOU to Decide.
Enter at the Bepoiof and Ea, at it until Yon area Winner.
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Ask Yoyr Friends To Help You
If von ' eioi;g f a chu ch, ocioty or any organization, let your
follow msujbers ktiw f hit you expect, their help. It will be freely
given if von only ask biore it- i9 given tD some other candidate.
Don't' forgpt that the children can do most effctive work in col
lecting the cupo: 9 aa well as secure you many puid-in-advauce eob
Bcriptions. Should year fa'hr, brother, mothfr, sisters or friends beloc? to
any orgiuizatirn, get them to secure the votes and assistance of the
memlers pf fcbe oreaniz itioj.
Do net lt a day p'iss without .securing some subscriptions and
votes. The steady, persistent work is what will make you the wiu
ner of a valua le prize, Keeping everlastingly at it alwayB bring
Any one, anywhere, can vte for any candidate. Candidates can
secnTH votrft and sufcipMiDS anywhere.
If is easi r to s?k qu stions than to correct mitttkes. Do not
hesitate to ask qnessions. Thcontest manager is at Thb Watchman
rffice to hlp y u.
SECOND PRIZE", VALUE $28.50.
Send in Youp nomination
Y u will find a nomination blazon this page. The nomination
blank is good f-r 1,000 votes, Mhicl ivea you a fine start.
Then enlist the aid of your friencia , and neighbors. Use your tele
phone. Let every one know that yo are a candidate before they
promise their help to .a more enter pricing oandidate.
Be ambitious ard determined to rin, If you have friends you
oaunot see at once, write to .them-.-
You can get votes and subscriptions anywhere, from the other
districts as well as your own.
VoteB will be given on new. subwbriptions and renewals of old
subscriptions that are paid to you iu-dvanoe.
Call or aend to Contest DepartmTafc for a receipt book . The
manager will I e glad to have you call? so that he can explain any
thing you do not understand., Write him if you cannot oali, and a
representative will give yca foU details.
"Work for the votea issued for subscriptions. They ooaot the
most. But also secure the vote coupon.
You Can Easily win a Prize.
Do not get discouraged. Onoe nominated do not drop out. You
can win. These valuable prizes' will be won by some one. Why not
Your Friends VJill Help You.
Hundreds of people will have no personal friends in the contest.
You can seoure their friendship and subscriptions if you only ask
them. They will also secure votes for you from their friends.
Increase your Vote Each Day.
A little organization among your friends for systematic work in
your interest will go a long way toward making you the winner of
one of the prizes.
For further information, ask for the contest manager, who will
be glad to answer any questions ,
i The Watchman and ecord will gi&e away hundreds of doK
lara n prizes to ladies, married or singly residing : in the field cov
ered by these papers. The. object of thicontest is to secure paid'
in-advance subscriptions for The W'aicpmn and Record. The
winners of the prizes are to be selected X& popular vote according to
the following plan: Votes will be given mi all paid in advance sub
scriptions to The Watchman and Kecori whether new or old. A
vote coupon will also be published. Th' candidates receiving the
HERE'S THE CONTEST
IDEA IN A NUTSHELL.
highest number of votes will he awarded the prizes according to the
rules of the contest. Auy white woman is eligble to enter this con
test, except employees of The Watchman and Kecord, op members
of their immediate families. Those who wish to enter the contest
may nominate themselves. The best way to start the vote getting
is to call at, or write to Contest Department, Watchman Office,
Salisbury, N. (J , for a receipt book; then secure all the subscrip
tions possible. Contestants ma secure subscriptions an where.-
No Votes Can Be Received
Saturday, f3ay 9th, 1914.
Don't Forget This.
One Carlisle Piano $300.09
Purchased from and on display at May pard-Bros. Piano Co,
One Bernhardt Range . $28.50
Purchased from and on display a$auury Hardware & Furniture Co.
One Union Leader Range . . . T v& - r $25.00
Purchased from and on display at Unira Warehouse & Trading Co.
One Ladies Gold Watch . , $25.00
Purchased from and on display at -"S tardea & Parker Jewelry Store.
One Ladies Gold Watch . . . . " - $25.00
Purchased from and on display at W H. Leouiard's Jewelry Store.
One Ladies Gold Watch .............. . . . . $25.00
Purchased from and on d'splay at tlolfiouser fe Howan Jewelry Store.
One Ladies Gold Watch ... $25.00
Purchased from and on display at J;jhn R. Brown's Jewelry Store, China
Grove, N. C. . . : r
One Sterlinn Silver Mesh Bag vv... $12.50
PurchaBea f rora and on display at GGLJhieling Jewelry Store, Spencer, N.U.
Three Tea Sets ; . $9.00
Talk is all right in its place,
is the Time
If You Hope to be a Winner.
Fill out the nomination blank and gend
to the Co: tf8 Dpartm nt The Watch
man. EAcb contestiii" is cumied to one
ijomnatiah conpon . d for 1,000 votftB.
Conferirauts may ucmitiate fihemeelves .
They do not have to be tn!8criberB . to
The Watchmav and Record It costs
nothing to ?ner' tfaia coiitsst. aud no obli
gaiions are'iuvolved in d iug so. Snd in
your name or that of a friend, or relative,
Any whit woman is 'igihlft t" enter
this Great. Snlcripi n Contest. Except
that uo-ealarie ftnijioyfie of The Watch
man and Rec rd or m 'm'r of their im
mediate faniJ1 les wi! ! be allowed to par
ticipate in this C'lite't as a candidate.
How Votes Are Secured.
Besides vi.x? i- u'd n p tid- n-aHvance
eubBcriptioDS, a weekly ballot Rood
for a certain number of votei
will be published in The Watchman and
Record, unless otherwise anuounped. .
Each weekly ballot printed will by limited
and most be in Thb Watchman pffioe.be
fore the expiration of the. d$ie prinfce$
thereon. . . 'r
Candidates are not restricted to getting
votes or subscriptions in any partiontar
district, bat may secure subscriptions
any part of the United States, etc., and,
if cash accompanies the" order, votes will
be issued .
No votes will be issued on subscription
paymenas of less than $1.00
Billots cannot be bought. They oan be
obtained only by subscribing aud prepay
ing a sabgcripthn to The Watchman and
Rec rd tr by cutting weekly billots "from'
To insure being cbtted, all weekly
ballots must be neatly foamed to a uni
nformed size, and sent. ii'flit; do not roll
- the ballots. '
In sending in weekly1alloiB it is un
necessary to fill out me than the first
: fw ballots of each paobpge. . Then write
on these top ballots thetotal number of
votes the package contas.
By the filing of vcte all contestants
' Tjont accept aud agree tjJall conditions.
V'jtes oace issued to otje candidate can
not transfeted to tbfdfedit of another.
Subscription! will bb be takeo for a
longer period than ten yars in advanoe.
In case of a tie the va lue of the prizes
Wirt be divided, ll
Wo will roognizi nopromises. either
' written or verbal, madeby agents, solici
tors or canvassers contrary to the pub
lished rules and regulations governing the
The right is reserved to canoel or reject
the name of any caudidate, otto alter
these rulei and regulations should it be
desired to do so.
i . A.uy question that may arise will be de
cided by the Contest Manager and "his de
cision will be final.
For any further information call 4,The
Contest Management" of The Watchman.
Contestants may secure information
and dau concerning She expiration of
subscriptions in their fj town and vioinity,
by applying to the Contest Manager.
No votes will be isiusd on subscription
payments made direoti to The Watch
man, or its ; gents, unless a request for
votes is made at the time of payment.
The. publishers reserves the right to add
prizes to the published list.
The prizes will be awarded as follows at
the close of the contest. The oandidate
having the highest number of votes' will
be awarded the Piano. The candidate
having the next highest number of votes
will be awarded the Bernhardt Range and
ware. The candidate having the next
highest number ol votes will be awarded
the Union Leader FUnge. Then the next
- four candidates having tbs highest num
ber of votes will be awarded the ladies
gold watches, the next highest will be
awarded the Silver mesh bag and the
next three will be awarded each a Tea Set.
Tbree disinterested business or profes
sional men will be selected to count the
votes at the close of the contest
Don't Neglect Your Opportunity. CONTEST ENDS AT NOON, MAY 9th.
Send In Subscriptions Daily. Contest Dertment, CAROLINA WATCHMAN, Salisbury, N. C.